The continuity at the top is just slightly different from a week ago when the top 10 teams were unchanged from the previous week.
The first two teams on the outside looking in continue to be No. 5 Georgia and No. 6 Oklahoma. 15 matchups are slated for Black Friday, including Oklahoma at West Virginia, Washington at Washington State and Nebraska at Iowa. Ball State travels to Oxford to take on Miami (Ohio) and Western Michigan hosts Northern Illinois. Those rankings will determine the four semifinalists along with the teams participating in the remainder of the New Year's Six bowl games. This means that, not only will these teams be fighting against their rivals for a year of bragging rights, they all need a victory in week 13 to ensure that they get a chance to keep their seasons alive and earn a bowl berth. The example often give is Houston of the American Athletic Conference in 2016.
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Trump threatens to closer border with Mexico
Numerous migrants have said they are seeking asylum and fleeing gang violence and persecution in their home countries. Mexico would be hit economically as it would not be able to ship cars into the United States , the president added.
The final week of the regular season has spelled disaster for Alabama in 2013, Baylor in 2015 and Mississippi State in 2014 when it seemed like their national championship hopes were stripped away in the final weekend of the season.
Unlike last week, there was a little movement in the top 10. Ohio State Buckeyes' faithful felt slighted big time about being left out despite the fact that they won the Big Ten in 2017.